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By Thomas Whigham, Jerry W. Cooney

This quantity presents the researcher with a great software for investigating the background, politics, and tradition of Paraguay. even if numerous libraries, museums, and documents within the U.S. include documentary collections of curiosity to Paraguayanists, they're little recognized and hence underutilized. Whigham and Cooney support right this challenge. not just do they describe the main recognized collections in such libraries because the college of Texas at Austin, the Library of Congress, and the Oliveira Lima Library at Catholic college, they've got additionally exposed a few vague fabrics. From the Museum of Norwegian-American ancient organization files in Minnesota to the Mennonite records at Bethel collage in Kansas, they've got run the gamut of accessible assets.

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Waspto Rear Admiral Charles Henry Davis, Montevideo, 22 Sept. 1868, in which Kirkland reports result of his mission to Paraguay and refers to his various meetings with Francisco Solano L6pez — 13 sheets. 13 pp. (ms. 2604). John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library Columbia Point Boston, Massachusetts 02125 76. John Fitzgerald Kennedy Papers Within this presidential library there are scattered materials relating to Paraguay within the National Security Files, the President's Office Files, and the White House Central Files.

Ms. 2604). John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library Columbia Point Boston, Massachusetts 02125 76. John Fitzgerald Kennedy Papers Within this presidential library there are scattered materials relating to Paraguay within the National Security Files, the President's Office Files, and the White House Central Files. The National Security Files are essentially the foreign policy file of the Kennedy White House. The White House Central Files are well cataloged. Often restrictions apply to the use of these files so a researcher is advised to ascertain their availability in advance.

30 Archives and Manuscripts University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library Lawrence, Kansas 66045 The state of Kansas has for some time enjoyed a "sister state" relation with the Republic of Paraguay. Perhaps because of this, the University of Kansas Libraries boast some surprisingly rich holdings in Paraguayana. The great strength of the Kansas holdings can be seen in very impressive documentary collections —most originally assembled by an eminent Paraguayan, Juan Natalicio Gonzalez (1896-1966).

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